80ºF

2 injured during accident on Interstate 10

Car stalls, rear-ended by taxi

Scary moments for two women after they were stranded on the highway and then hit by a taxi.
Scary moments for two women after they were stranded on the highway and then hit by a taxi.

Two people are injured after a car stalls on the highway and is rear-ended by a taxi.

It happened around 1 a.m. Saturday on IH-10 near FM 1516.

According to police, two women were stranded on the highway after the car they were in ran out of gas.

A taxi driver claims he did not see the car and rear-ended it.

One of the females fled the scene because of outstanding warrants.

The driver of the car and of the taxi were treated at the scene by EMS.